Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

French Erotic Miniature on Ivory

Auction:
2135
Lot:
175
Unsold
 

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Sale #2135 - 2135
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

French Erotic Miniature on Ivory, first half 19th century, oval format, depicting a nude woman in lush interior with a spaniel, in gilt metal surround and ivory veneered border, set in red velvet lined shadowbox frame, covered by a sliding modesty panel with a print of a demure lady, miniature approx. lg 3 1/4, frame 10 1/4 x 9 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

gilt metal, Polaroid 88 Polacolor ER 3-1/4 x 3-3/8'' Film, 80 ASA (623959)